What state, county and municipal workers make

Excluding New York City, more than half a million state, county and municipal workers in New York made $29 billion in the fiscal year that ended on March 31, 2017, according to data provided by the Office of State Comptroller. That represents a 2.8 percent increase from the year before. Data for the 2015-16 year were also included in the table below.

You can also see this list of more than 500,000 government employees rounded up into a a database of more than 3,000 governmental units in New York State.

The data below, which cover active employees enrolled in the New York State and Local Retirement System, were obtained via a Freedom of Information Law request. You can read more here. This database was posted on Nov. 28, 2017.

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Name Employer name Amount Date Fiscal year Pension group
Name PRAISNER, THOMAS M Employer name Albany County Amount $57,460.43 Date 03/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSAROTTI, JOHN M Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $57,460.42 Date 11/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STALLINGS, SHAWNTONETTE Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $57,460.37 Date 06/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, ALLIE R, JR Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $57,460.11 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPOTTS, DONALD J Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $57,460.07 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASTORGA, PAMELA L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $57,460.00 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROTHERS, MICHAELA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $57,459.78 Date 05/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUHLES, DARRYL J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $57,459.77 Date 02/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLIERL, VON E Employer name Greene County Amount $57,459.72 Date 05/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, REGINA Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $57,459.54 Date 05/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUKE, ANGELA Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $57,459.31 Date 02/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAULINE, MAURICE A Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $57,459.17 Date 10/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUNTRYMAN, COLT T Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $57,459.09 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRONIN, MICHAEL J Employer name Harborfields Public Library Amount $57,458.90 Date 06/21/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDFIELD, WILLIAM S Employer name Town of Pittsford Amount $57,458.88 Date 05/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVERY, CRAIG S Employer name Village of New Paltz Amount $57,458.81 Date 10/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEASMAN, DARRYL L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $57,458.74 Date 01/17/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIN, SUE-ANNE M Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $57,458.44 Date 11/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOHLER, WILLIAM P Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $57,458.39 Date 10/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRVIN, TIMOTHY A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $57,458.37 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALARY, ARTHUR B Employer name Office of General Services Amount $57,457.93 Date 12/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMEO, LA VONA Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $57,457.92 Date 05/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRATSENBERG, CHRISTINE M Employer name City of Watertown Amount $57,457.34 Date 10/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, MARY J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $57,457.29 Date 08/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMAN, SHALINI Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $57,457.01 Date 02/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STERCHO, JONATHAN J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $57,457.01 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENIHAN, MARCELA Employer name Emma S Clark Memorial Library Amount $57,457.01 Date 01/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAYNOR, JOHN J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $57,457.00 Date 02/19/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUCERO, SARAH C Employer name Chenango County Amount $57,456.37 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULZ, LISA L Employer name Chenango County Amount $57,456.37 Date 01/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNROE, PEPETO D Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $57,456.27 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOYE, ANTHONY DEVON Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $57,456.25 Date 03/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, JOANN Employer name Essex County Amount $57,456.00 Date 03/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYE, JAMES L Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $57,455.96 Date 04/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWMAN, DYLAN J Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $57,455.92 Date 02/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCY, JESSICCA L Employer name Broome County Amount $57,455.79 Date 10/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUSEY, ZELMA A Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $57,455.74 Date 04/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUJAWA, MONICA J Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $57,455.69 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DAY, SHAUN Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $57,455.47 Date 03/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPE, KENNETH A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $57,455.47 Date 05/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, BONNIE R Employer name Niagara County Amount $57,455.44 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANCIE, DOUGLAS R Employer name Webster CSD Amount $57,455.40 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASSAW, SHAMA Employer name Lavelle School For The Blind Amount $57,455.36 Date 08/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIR, JOSHUA K Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $57,455.34 Date 05/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFITH, YOLANDA E Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $57,455.28 Date 07/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELICE, LOUIS J Employer name Coram Fire District Amount $57,455.20 Date 09/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIBERT, AUDREY K Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $57,455.18 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STULL, MICHELLE P Employer name Chemung County Amount $57,454.95 Date 03/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COURTNEY, JOHN T, JR Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $57,454.51 Date 06/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTIGAN, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Albany County Amount $57,454.38 Date 10/13/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURLEW, SAMUEL M Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $57,454.37 Date 03/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOEHRINGER, JAMES F Employer name Town of Ballston Amount $57,453.83 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ANTHONY A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $57,453.51 Date 10/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTT, CATHERINE A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $57,453.39 Date 09/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST CLAIR, LUC J Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $57,453.27 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNOZ, MELINDA Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $57,453.13 Date 12/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMBERT, CRYSTAL E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,452.91 Date 02/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURBUSH, PATRICIA A Employer name Amityville Public Library Amount $57,452.74 Date 09/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAZMIEN, VINCENT D Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $57,452.62 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEINTIMILLA, ALLISON E Employer name Cortland County Amount $57,452.61 Date 03/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURTAGH , CHERYL M Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $57,452.58 Date 12/04/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAMARA, DAVID M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $57,452.54 Date 12/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INTREGLIA, MICHELE Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $57,452.53 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, ANDREA L Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $57,452.53 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTHERLAND, ROBERTA Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $57,452.53 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANG, FRANCES L Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $57,452.53 Date 01/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOSKINS, SANDRA Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $57,452.53 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALOKU, ARDIANA C Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $57,452.53 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENA, ERODES S Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $57,452.53 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PLANT, STEPHANIE A Employer name Malone CSD Amount $57,452.36 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALENTINO, VINCENT T Employer name Islip UFSD Amount $57,451.87 Date 08/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPP, PEGGY M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $57,451.86 Date 06/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTANEZ, JAMES Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $57,451.62 Date 11/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMOTHERS, NIKEISHA L Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $57,451.58 Date 01/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PESCHEL, ROGER S Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $57,451.45 Date 01/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALLS, TROY E Employer name Monroe County Amount $57,451.28 Date 08/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, DONALD A Employer name Town of Hyde Park Amount $57,451.23 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FADDEN, JASON Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $57,450.27 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCIL, MICHELINE L Employer name Town of Massena Amount $57,450.06 Date 08/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, VICTORIA G Employer name Harborfields CSD of Greenlawn Amount $57,449.98 Date 10/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HLUSHKO, MARIA C Employer name Town of North Salem Amount $57,449.94 Date 07/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, MOISE Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $57,449.16 Date 10/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINER, CAROL L Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $57,449.09 Date 02/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, COREY D Employer name Office of General Services Amount $57,449.05 Date 10/31/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRINGER, GAIL Employer name Town of Union Amount $57,448.88 Date 12/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, CORDAIRO G Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $57,448.73 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, KENYANTA Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $57,448.68 Date 02/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAJAC, VALERIE C Employer name Rockland County Amount $57,448.61 Date 06/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NULTY, JAMES P Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $57,448.39 Date 11/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OVERDYKE, RENEE M Employer name City of Albany Amount $57,448.09 Date 07/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUMBY, ROSEMARIE P Employer name Bronxville UFSD Amount $57,448.06 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPMAN, ADAM J Employer name Ontario County Amount $57,447.93 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIEL, ERIC T Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $57,447.81 Date 10/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILEY, SHANNON L Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $57,447.63 Date 10/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSICO, BRIAN M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $57,447.28 Date 10/24/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, LORI A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $57,447.21 Date 10/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSE, MICHELLE R Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $57,447.17 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, MICHELE P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $57,447.16 Date 09/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDTHWAIT, JOSEPH R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $57,447.00 Date 09/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUSTER, AARON M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $57,446.95 Date 06/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System